Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers a variety of fun things to do with kids, including Bendel Mansion Museum, Overbrook Nature Center, and Heckscher Farm, all of which allow you to get close to nature.
It turns out that man’s best friends have been dogs ever since the Viking era!
Learn how the Vikings actually lived their lives and walk out of this exhibit at Discovery Times Square with a whole different perspective.
From Valentines Day to Presidents Day, from local bowling alleys to regional day trips, here are the best kids' activities for February.
Housed in a former crayon factory, the Crayola Experience in Easton, PA, offers many activities for kids to unleash their artistic creativity.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is experimenting with a light display in the Ancient Egypt exhibit to show how the Temple of Dendur may have looked when it was first built.
Discover the science of earthquakes and tsunamis at the Long Island Children's Museum's new exhibit, When the Earth Shakes.
Wildlife abounds at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Cornwall, NY. The nature center was founded in 1959 with a focus on environmental education.
Do you and your kids prefer hikes in the woods, or exotic meals? Outings to the art museum or the Empire State Building? Take this quiz to discover your ideal NYC-area family activities.
The Titanosaur is now on display at the American Museum of Natural History. The dinosaur was discovered in 2014 in Argentine Patagonia and is the largest dinosaur ever found, at a whopping 122 feet long.
Sid the Science Kid exhibit opens at Liberty Science Center in New Jersey.
Learn about America’s rich historical, social, and artistic culture at the American Folk Art Museum on the Upper West Side.
IDNYC released their list of updated benefits and discounts for all municipal ID holders.
A roundup of the best kid-friendly and children's museums in the New York metro area, including museums in Manhattan, Queens, Long Island, and Fairfield County, CT.
A roundup of where to celebrate Hanukkah on Long Island.
The Museum of Feelings is a free multisensory installation that features five scents to evoke its namesake emotions.
SONY Wonder Technology Lab is a free state-of-the-art facility in midtown Manhattan, where kids can learn about science and technology.
Get your Star Wars on with these great activities for kids in New York.
The Discovery of King Tut is a traveling exhibit created by Premier Exhibitions that recreates archeologist Howard Carter’s discovery of King Tut’s tomb in Egypt.
Hippo Playground, the 79th Street Boat Basin, and Magnolia Cupcakes are just some of the reason we love the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
UPDATED November 2016: Visit New York Botanical Garden, Grand Central Terminal, and New-York Historical Society for their holiday train shows and plenty of other family-friendly activities for the 2016 winter season.
How to make your museum visit a success for the whole family.
The New-York Historical Society is hosting programming for kids and tweens during winter and mid-winter breaks when school is closed.
The Tenement Museum shows NYC history and what life was like for immigrants in the U.S. Here are the best kept secrets of the museum, and what to know before you go.
The American Museum of Natural History's newest science exhibit for kids, The Secret World Inside You, explores the human body as an ecosystem made up of trillions of single-cell organisms that affect your body and health.